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    Sports Sightings: A humorous look at the day's notable photos

    Sports Sightings: A humorous look at the day's notable photosThe Denver Broncos cheerleaders perform like defending Super Bowl champions. Will the Lions cheerleaders perform like an expansion outfit?
    • Sports
    • 22 minutes ago
    Golf

    Registration for Hole In One Contest ends Sept. 1

    Registration for Hole In One Contest ends Sept. 1Registration for the Detroit News / Golf Association of Michigan Hole In One Contest will end on Sept. 1.
    • Golf
    • 1 week, 2 days ago
    High Schools

    Benton Harbor goes back to work after storybook season

    Benton Harbor goes back to work after storybook seasonWhat can Elliot Uzelac and his staff do as an encore after putting Benton Harbor’s football program in the national spotlight last season?
    • High Schools
    • 4 hours, 15 minutes ago
    Lions

    Lions look unprepared in exhibition loss to Ravens

    Lions look unprepared in exhibition loss to RavensIf this was the dress rehearsal for the regular season, the Detroit Lions look ill prepared for Week 1.
    • Lions
    • 16 hours, 29 minutes ago
    Lions

    Report: Lions acquire OL Thomas for WR Kerley

    Report: Lions acquire OL Thomas for WR KerleyThe Detroit Lions have made a trade, sending wide receiver Jeremy Kerley to the San Francisco 49ers for offensive lineman Brandon Thomas, according to ESPN.
    • Lions
    • 3 hours, 23 minutes ago
    Lions

    Justin Rogers breaks down Lions' embarrassing loss to Ravens

    Justin Rogers breaks down Lions' embarrassing loss to RavensThe Lions went out and got worked by the Ravens in the third exhibition contest for both teams. If that's supposed to be the dress rehearsal for the regular season, it's going to be a long year.
    • Lions
    • 16 hours, 31 minutes ago
    Dave Goricki

    Goricki: Dakota QB dazzles while taking down OLSM

    Goricki: Dakota QB dazzles while taking down OLSMBrett Droski tossed three TD passes in his team's enthralling upset of the two-time D3 champs Thursday.
    • Dave Goricki
    • 3 hours, 54 minutes ago
    Red Wings

    Wings' Blashill learning on the fly as MIS grand marshal

    Wings' Blashill learning on the fly as MIS grand marshalSecond-year coach is always on lookout for tips from other sports to tune-up winning strategy behind the bench.
    • Red Wings
    • 5 hours, 11 minutes ago
    Tigers

    Tigers anxious to move beyond Ejection Saturday

    Tigers anxious to move beyond Ejection SaturdayIt was home plate umpire Mike Everitt’s questionable called third strike on McCann in the second inning Saturday that started the grumbling that led to the ejection of four Tigers.
    • Tigers
    • 6 hours, 38 minutes ago
    Lions

    Threat of injuries won’t change how Caldwell coaches

    Threat of injuries won’t change how Caldwell coachesInjuries are part of the game, and Detroit Lions coach Jim Caldwell refuses to let the open-ended threat dictate the way he uses his players in the preseason.
    • Lions
    • 5 hours, 22 minutes ago
    Wolverines

    Michigan’s defense: Five key points

    Michigan’s defense: Five key pointsAngelique S. Chengelis of The Detroit News analyzes five key points for Michigan’s defense this season.
    • Wolverines
    • 1 day, 1 hour ago
    Spartans

    MSU’s defense: Five key points

    MSU’s defense: Five key pointsMatt Charboneau of The Detroit News analyzes five key points for Michigan State’s defense this season.
    • Spartans
    • 22 hours, 26 minutes ago
    Lions

    Landes struggling in bid for Lions' long-snapper job

    Landes struggling in bid for Lions' long-snapper jobThe sixth-round pick out of Baylor didn't exactly have a stellar performance against the Ravens in Saturday's 30-9 loss.
    • Lions
    • 6 hours, 43 minutes ago
    Tigers

    More penalties for Victor Martinez? Tigers can't be sure

    More penalties for Victor Martinez? Tigers can't be sureThe Tigers bid an early good night Saturday to four of their flock, all courtesy of home plate umpire Mike Everitt.
    • Tigers
    • 8 hours, 34 minutes ago
    Nfl

    Ex-Lion Stevan Ridley signed by the Colts

    Ex-Lion Stevan Ridley signed by the ColtsThe former Patriots star was used sparingly by the Lions during the preseason.
    • Nfl
    • 4 hours, 41 minutes ago
    Spartans

    Trieu: Future MSU WR White also a skilled QB

    Trieu: Future MSU WR White also a skilled QBTwo days before Walled Lake Western’s opener against Farmington, Michigan State wide receiver commit Cody White found out starting quarterback Jon Tracy was injured.
    • Spartans
    • 1 day, 4 hours ago
    Tigers

    Loss leaves Tigers with that ejected feeling

    Loss leaves Tigers with that ejected feelingFour of their employees were tossed by home-plate umpire Mike Everitt during the Los Angeles Angels’ 3-2 victory.
    • Tigers
    • 17 hours, 9 minutes ago
    Lions

    Lions' Abdullah, Levy feel good after debuts

    Lions' Abdullah, Levy feel good after debutsThe Detroit Lions got two key members of the roster back on the field against the Baltimore Ravens.
    • Lions
    • 18 hours, 7 minutes ago
    High Schools

    Saturday's football: King opens season with big win

    Saturday's football: King opens season with big winNobody was talking about Willis before Detroit King’s 39-0 win over Southfield A&T.
    • High Schools
    • 17 hours, 44 minutes ago
    Tigers

    Ausmus admits playoff picture is top of mind

    Ausmus admits playoff picture is top of mindThe Tigers were on the right side of a season see-saw Saturday as they pulled into Comerica Park.
    • Tigers
    • 1 day ago
    Motorsports

    Walled Lake’s Tate makes big splash

    Walled Lake’s Tate makes big splashAndrew Tate certainly isn't sneaking up on his fellow Unlimited hydroplane racers anymore – and certainly not after Saturday's performance on the Detroit River.
    • Motorsports
    • 1 day ago
    Motorsports

    Moffitt takes MIS Truck Series race with bold move

    Moffitt takes MIS Truck Series race with bold moveBrett Moffitt won a thrilling Careers for Veterans 200 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race Saturday, a hard-fought contest full of passing and some major wrecks.
    • Motorsports
    • 23 hours, 38 minutes ago
    Big Ten

    Beat writers break down Big Ten West

    Beat writers break down Big Ten WestMatt Charboneau talked to beat writers about what to expect this season from the Big Ten West Division teams they cover.
    • Big Ten
    • 1 day, 3 hours ago
    Big Ten

    Beat writers break down Big Ten East

    Beat writers break down Big Ten EastAngelique S. Chengelis talked to beat writers about what to expect this season from the Big Ten East Division teams they cover.
    • Big Ten
    • 3 days, 6 hours ago
    College

    WMU football players kicked off team, face criminal charges
    Kalamazoo Public Safety Lt. Anthony Morgan said Sunday morning that linebacker Ron George and wide receiver Bryson White were being held until their arraignments on Monday.

    WMU football players kicked off team, face criminal chargesKalamazoo Public Safety Lt. Anthony Morgan said Sunday morning that linebacker Ron George and wide receiver Bryson White were being held until their arraignments on Monday.
    • College
    • 2 hours, 34 minutes ago
    High Schools

    River Rouge beats Chelsea in weather-shortened game
    Saturday’s Prep Kickoff Classic game between River Rouge and Chelsea got off to a slow start, and an even slower finish.

    River Rouge beats Chelsea in weather-shortened gameSaturday’s Prep Kickoff Classic game between River Rouge and Chelsea got off to a slow start, and an even slower finish.
    • High Schools
    • 1 day ago
    Motorsports

    Detroit Hydrofest drivers OK after ‘wild’ crash

    Detroit Hydrofest drivers OK after ‘wild’ crashJust before a nasty storm blew across the Detroit River around 3 p.m. Saturday, shutting down Hydrofest for the day, there was an even scarier scene.
    • Motorsports
    • 1 day ago
    Sports

    Sunday sports on TV/radio
    A complete listing of today's sports on TV/radio

    Sunday sports on TV/radioA complete listing of today's sports on TV/radio
    • Sports
    • 16 hours, 13 minutes ago
    Wolverines

    Harbaugh not tipping hand on Michigan starting QB

    Harbaugh not tipping hand on Michigan starting QBOne candidate Wilton Speight said the eventual choice will get a “feel” who will start.
    • Wolverines
    • 1 day, 12 hours ago
    Nfl

    Kaepernick: U.S. oppresses minorities, so I won’t stand for anthem

    Kaepernick: U.S. oppresses minorities, so I won’t stand for anthemSan Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is refusing to stand for the national anthem before games because he believes the United States oppresses African Americans and other minorities.
    • Nfl
    • 1 day, 4 hours ago
    Tigers

    Injuries won't slow Tigers prospect Derek Hill

    Injuries won't slow Tigers prospect Derek HillThe Tigers’ first-round draft pick in 2014 had a breakthrough season, of sorts, in 2016 before it was cut short by a fluke injury.
    • Tigers
    • 1 day, 22 hours ago
    Wolverines

    UM's Morris has renewed perspective on QB job

    UM's Morris has renewed perspective on QB jobAfter redshirting last season, the hard-throwing lefty out of Warren De La Salle High has a new approach on everything.
    • Wolverines
    • 2 days ago
    High Schools

    Fordson rallies to dramatic win over Canton

    Fordson rallies to dramatic win over CantonTo say the last two minutes of Fordson’s 40-35 win over Canton was frantic would be an understatement.
    • High Schools
    • 1 day, 18 hours ago
    High Schools

    First-half surge ignites Allen Park to win

    First-half surge ignites Allen Park to winAllen Park's Antonio Mangiapane threw for 122 yards and three touchdowns in the first half of Friday’s 62-0 win.
    • High Schools
    • 1 day, 17 hours ago
    High Schools

    Eisenhower ‘resets’ with win over Plymouth
    Max Wittwer tossed aside two early interceptions to lead Utica Eisenhower to a 28-7, season-opening win over Plymouth.

    Eisenhower ‘resets’ with win over PlymouthMax Wittwer tossed aside two early interceptions to lead Utica Eisenhower to a 28-7, season-opening win over Plymouth.
    • High Schools
    • 1 day, 18 hours ago
    High Schools

    Friday’s football: Detroit Osborn tops Delta Prep
    Detroit Osborn pulled out some late-game heroics to defeat Detroit Delta Prep, 20-10, in their season opener Friday.

    Friday’s football: Detroit Osborn tops Delta PrepDetroit Osborn pulled out some late-game heroics to defeat Detroit Delta Prep, 20-10, in their season opener Friday.
    • High Schools
    • 1 day, 18 hours ago
    High Schools

    Friday's high school football scores

    Friday's high school football scoresFollow updates throughout the night for scores from the Metro Detroit area.
    • High Schools
    • 1 day, 18 hours ago
    Wolverines

    Magnuson throwing Michigan QB guessers off

    Magnuson throwing Michigan QB guessers offTackle claims he's in running for the starting job with John O'Korn, Wilton Speight and Shane Morris playing along.
    • Wolverines
    • 2 days ago
    High Schools

    Cass Tech's Donovan Johnson

    Cass Tech's Donovan JohnsonCass Tech's Donovan Johnson had an 83-yard kick return for touchdown in the second quarter of Sunday's 45-27 win over Oak Park.
    • High Schools
    • 6 minutes ago
    High Schools

    Cass Tech coach Thomas Wilcher

    Cass Tech coach Thomas WilcherCass Tech coach Thomas Wilcher on Sunday's 45-27 win over Oak Park.
    • High Schools
    • 10 minutes ago
    High Schools

    Donovan Peoples-Jones on win over Oak Park

    Donovan Peoples-Jones on win over Oak ParkCass Tech receiver Donovan Peoples-Jones had three catches for 100 yards and two touchdowns in Sunday's 45-27 win over Oak Park.
    • High Schools
    • 43 minutes ago
    High Schools

    Top games for Week 2: W.L. Western set to clash with Canton

    Top games for Week 2: W.L. Western set to clash with CantonDavid Goricki of The Detroit News looks ahead at this week's top games, and looks back at the best from last week.
    • High Schools
    • 3 hours, 31 minutes ago
    High Schools

    Detroit King RB Kevin Willis

    Detroit King RB Kevin WillisDetroit King running back Kevin Willis had 20 carries for 161 yards and three TD, to go with a 13-yard TD catch against Southfield A&T.
    • High Schools
    • 6 hours, 51 minutes ago
    High Schools

    Detroit King coach Tyrone Spencer

    Detroit King coach Tyrone SpencerDetroit King coach Tyrone Spencer talks about the season-opening win over Southfield A&T.
    • High Schools
    • 6 hours, 54 minutes ago
    Nfl

    Cowboys’ Romo has back fracture; date of return uncertain

    Cowboys’ Romo has back fracture; date of return uncertainTony Romo is out with yet another back injury and it's unknown when he will return, although Dallas coach Jason Garrett says he expects his star quarterback to play this season.
    • Nfl
    • 10 hours, 34 minutes ago
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